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Foundation Update – Sept. 2020

September 15, 2020

  New York Educator Improves Math Matters for Students and Colleagues with Dynamic Program For New York math educator Jennifer Kibler, creating solutions in her school went far beyond her expectations. When she set out to improve teaching around math problem solving skills at her campus, she had little idea she’d be laying the groundwork […]

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New Jersey Educator Encourages Mindfulness to Help Community Cope with Stress

April 8, 2020

Tara Lisciandro-Hornich is a veteran 18-year high school teacher at Matawan Regional High School in Monmouth County, New Jersey. For more than a decade, she has incorporated mindfulness activities into her own classroom routine. With the sudden change of circumstances due to COVID-19, she’s still using those activities in her online classroom and also leading […]

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NEA Foundation and Verizon Offer Wireless Customers a Connection to Support America’s Educators and Students

August 27, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 27, 2020) – The NEA Foundation today announced an initiative with Verizon Wireless that gives wireless customers an opportunity to show their support and appreciation for teachers, students, and education support professionals as they head back to school, whether online or in classrooms. The Customer Bill Pay Charitable Donation Program enables Verizon customers […]

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Empowering Creators Through Innovation in STEM Education

November 8, 2019

We’ve all seen the look on students’ faces when they have a breakthrough. It’s one that only comes during the journey of learning, exploration and discovery. It’s particularly remarkable when this happens with the use of new tools, technologies, and applications that are relevant to their interests and future. What would schools look like if […]

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